Ewing, NJ has seventeen computer repair schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Farmingdale State College, the highest ranked school in this group with a computer repair program, has a total student population of 6,988. It is the 591st highest ranked school in the USA and the 43rd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Computer Repair students from Ewing schools who go on to become computer repair technicians, computer technicians, linux technicians, mac technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 111,600 people working as computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,420. Also, Installation, maintenance, and repair employees make on average $42,210 per year and there are about 5,114,150 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Trenton-Ewing area alone, there are 4,930 employed installation, maintenance, and repair employees earning an average salary of $46,930. Computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers in this area earn $46,140/yr and there are 130 employed.
Ewing lies in Mercer county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Trenton-Ewing area has 216,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $26.49/hr average worker wage, and a $55,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.589 out of every 1000 jobs in Ewing are held by computer, automated teller, and office machine repairers, and 22.794/1000 are held by installation, maintenance, and repair employees.
Of the 17 computer repair schools with a 100-mile radius of Ewing, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($39,689/yr) for computer repair students, with Northampton County Area Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,153/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ewing|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||9.4 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||18.9 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||22.8 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||23.2 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||24.0 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||26.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||27.2 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||32.8 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||34.6 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||36.8 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||39.6 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||40.5 miles|